• Tue. Sep 27th, 2022

India to become Atmanirbhar during Amrit Kaal: Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal

The Union Minister of Ports, Shipping & Waterways and Ayush, Sarbananda Sonowal entered the last leg of his 4 days Gujarat visit today. The Union Minister interacted with the experts, beneficiaries, party workers, as well as social leaders to understand and appreciate the Gujarat model of development. The Union Minister – while highlighting the Gujarat model of development which started under the aegis of Narendra Modi ji – said that, under the dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India will become an Atmanirbhar country during the Amrit Kaal.

Speaking on the occasion, the Union Minister, Sarbananda Sonowal, said, “Under the dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi the country is developing at a historic pace. With his vision to become an Atmanirbhar during the Amrit Kaal, the Government of India overachieved the exports target for the last fiscal with a historic value of exports at USD 418 billion. IN order to amp up the economy, the Ministry of Ports, Shipping & Waterways prestigious Sagarmala project, as envisioned by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is working tirelessly to modernise the ports of the country to mechanise and digitise to improve efficiency. The efforts have already bore fruit when our ports recorded highest ever cargo traffic handled in the last fiscal. We continue our strive to achieve the best possible results. Since Gujarat handled almost 40% of cargo in India, it is a matter of great satisfaction that the model of development continues to bestow to the Indian economy handsomely. The double engine governments at the centre and the state has ensured that the much adored Gujarat model of development continues and inspires the whole of India to grow and develop in order to achieve an Atmanirbhar Bharat. I want to thank the people of Gujarat for their faith & enduring support in BJP led governments. The role of Gujarat in strengthening the economy of India is immense. I am confident that the state will continue to play a pivotal role, along with other regions of the country, to build a new India, an Atmanirbhar Bharat under the visionary leadership of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi.”

As part of the ‘Lok Sabha Pravas programme’, the Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal visited the BJP party office at Vidyanagar in Anand where he interacted and exchanged views to further embolden the growth & prosperity of the state. The Union Minister also interacted with the beneficiaries of the government schemes and urged the party workers to take the message of double engine growth in Gujarat & make people aware about the various initiatives undertaken by the government for the welfare of the people in the state. The Union Minister also visited the GCET College in Anand to interact with the athletes participating in the 36th National Games. He urged the athletes to contribute through their sporting performances in the process of nation building.

During this visit, the Union Minister, Sarbananda Sonowal also visited the Amul Cooperative at Anand and how it drove the White Revolution in the country. During his visit, the Union Minister reviewed various steps undertaken at Amul to generate employment and appreciated their steps in this regard. The success of Amul is a pride for each and every Indian, said the Minister. After his visit to the plant, the Union Minister, Sarbananda Sonowal, said, “Amul success story is a cause of joy for all of India. It has been inspiring dairy farmers from every part of the country to join hands and emulate this wonderful Gujarat model of development. Under the visionary leadership of Narendra Modiji, the primary sector in India – including that of dairy – has recorded huge growth as we work together towards achieving an Atmanirbhar Bharat.”

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